The Max Hunter Folk Song Collection

This Train is Bound for Glory

Cat. #1273 (MFH #884) - As sung by Ollie Gilbert, Mountain View, Arkansas on October 26, 1971

VERSE 1
This train is bound for glory, this train
This train is bound for glory, this train
All who ride must be holy
This train is bound for glory, this train

VERSE 2
This train don't pull no extras, this train
Train don't pull no extras, this train
Don't pull nothing but th midnight special
This train don't pull no extras, this train

VERSE 3
THis train don't pull no sleepers, this train
This train don't pull no sleepers, this train
This train don't pull no sleepers
Don't pull nothin' but th righteous people, this train

VERSE 4
This train don't pull no jokers, this train
Train don't pull no jokers, this train
Don't pull no sleepers
An' this train don't pull nothin' but th righteous people, this train